400 Woolgrower Wethers

Lot 769 · BOOROWA, SW Slopes & Plains
TUESDAY NATIONAL SHEEP SALE
No. 545 · Tue, 07 December 2021, 2:00 PM (SYD, NSW) AEDT
WA 11:00 AM · NT 12:30 PM · QLD 1:00 PM · SA 1:30 PM

Overview

Form No.
A/c
Location
Breed
Age/Drop
Weight
Fat
Assessor Comments

Damien Stephenson (Level 2 Accredited)

Vendor

A/c WILLOW BEND STATION - WILLOW BEND STATION, BOOROWA, NSW
Lot Id PURPLE Y.O.B TAG PLUS CLOVER OUT OF LEFT EAR
PIC Number(s) NH631181
Accreditation(s) LPA

Weights

Average Weight
At Assessment 15/11/2021
At Est Kill/Del Date 08/12/2021 (23 days)
Live
49.6 kgs
48.1 kgs based on -3% Del. Adj.
Dressed
20.3 kgs (Est. Av. Drs. 41%)
3 Hrs off feed
20.3 kgs
Live weight gain 0 grams/day
Weight Range
33 kgs to 69 kgs Liveweight
32 kgs to 67 kgs Liveweight at delivery
Assessment: Individual on 15/11/2021 Sampled: 214 Head (54%)
Weight Class Weight Range Fat Scores
1 2 3 Totals
Dressed Live 0-5 6-10 11-15
16 14.1 -16.0 34-39 1% 3% 0% 4%
18 16.1 -18.0 39-44 1% 8% 0% 9%
20 18.1 -20.0 44-49 1% 25% 4% 30%
22 20.1 -22.0 49-54 0% 22% 11% 33%
24 22.1 -24.0 54-59 0% 11% 10% 21%
26 24.1 -26.0 59-63 0% 2% 1% 3%
Totals 3% 71% 26% 100%
Comment on Fat
Score 1 Sheep
ONE SCORE SHEEP ARE FORWARD 1 SCORE AND WILL TRAVEL DISTANCES GIVEN PROPER TRANSPORT PROTOCOLS.

Assessed

Breeds
Sire Dam
100 % Pure Merino Merino
Age
1.2 - 1.3 Years
Age Breakup: JUNE / JULY 2020 DROP MERINO WETHER HOGGETS
Dentition
(20 Mouthed)
2T 20 head
Quality Grades
Very Good 70%
Good 30%
Wrinkle Score
Light 100%
Assessor Comments PRESENTING THE JUNE/JULY 2020 DROP WETHER HOGGETS FROM WILLOW BEND STATION. BRED OUT OF A CLASSED FLOCK BASED ON HAZELDEAN & GRASSY CREEK GENETICS. THE OPERATION IS BASED ON PRODUCING A STYLISH SUPERFINE FLEECE TO TARGET THE UPPER ECHELONS OF THE WOOL MARKET WITH THE FLOCK AVE AT 17m & A 6KG CUT. WETHERS ARE SEPTEMBER SHORN & HANDED A CLEAN 15.8m FLEECE THAT STOOD UP WELL TO THE WET 2020 SEASON. SHOWING GOOD DEPTH & LENGTH WITH A FRAME THAT WILL FURTHER DEVELOP INTO THE LARGE BRACKET. PREVIOUS MATURE LOTS HAVE DRESSED OUT AT 30/32 KG CWT IN AVERAGE SEASONS. PRESENTING IN GOOD STRONG STORE - FORWARD STORE CONDITION, FRESH & GREASY IN THE SKIN & ARE "ON THE DO", BACKED UP WITH STRONG PASTURES & ACCESS TO GRAIN. IDEALLY SUITED TO THE WOOLGROWER. ALTERNATIVELY THEY COULD BE BACKGROUNDED TO FURTHER HEAVIER WEIGHTS FOR EXPORT MARKETS. TO BE OFFERED AS A RUN OUT OF THE GATE IN 4 X LOTS OF 400....1 X LOT OF 200. A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO PUT TOGETHER A LARGE LINE OF ONE MARK BREEDERS WETHERS.
Assessor Damien Stephenson (Level 2 Accredited)

History & Management

Introduced Sheep
Rams Only have been introduced onto the consignment property in the last 5 years
Footrot
All consigned sheep are from a flock that is free of Virulent Footrot
Consigned sheep are from a flock that is NOT free of Benign Footrot or Scald
Further Information: FOOT SCALD IS PREVALENT IN BIG SEASONS AND HAS BEEN EXPERIENCED OVER THE LAST TWO YEARS. THE LOCAL LLS VET HAS INSPECTED THE SHEEP AND HAS GIVEN CLEARENCE OF ANY SIGNS OF BENIGN ISSUES. MANAGEMENT HAVE BEEN STRINGENT IN CONTROLLING SCALD.
Feet were inspected at assessment. Inspected 10 head (2%)
Comments: ANOTHER BIG WET SEASON AND THE WETHERS COULD DO WITH A DRY RUN. MANAGEMENT HAS RIGOUROUSLY CONTROLLED ANY FEET ISSUES. OBSERVED SHEEP WERE SOUND. MANAGEMENT WILL DO A FINAL CHECK & ZINC SULFATE TREATMENT 16/11/21 TO ENSURE BUYER CONFIDENCE.
Lice
All consigned sheep are from a flock that is free of Lice
Health Treatments
Dipped 10/09/2021 EXTINOSAD
Drenched 10/09/2021 ZOLVIX
Vaccinated 04/08/2020 5 IN 1
Vaccinated 15/09/2020 5 IN 1
Eligibilities Russian Eligible, Saudi Eligible
Health Declaration
A National Sheep Health Declaration will be provided at Delivery AT BUYER REQUEST
JD Approved Vaccinates
Sheep are not JD Approved Vaccinates.
Other JD Management FLOCK HAS BEEN VACCINATED FOR 20 YEARS. WETHER LAMBS ARE NOT VACCINATED BUT COME FROM A CLOSED FLOCK
Mulesed Yes
Details: TRISOLFEN AND ANALGESICS UTILISED FOR MAXIMUM RECOVERY FROM MULESING OPERATION.
Pain Relief
Yes
Mulesing Types
Light: 60%
Moderate: 40%
Shearing Info
Shorn 06 Sep 2021
Not Crutched
Wool Length
100% 1 - 1.5"
Majority Length 1 Inches
Degree Burr Very Light Type: BATHURST BURR
Degree Seed None Observed
Wool Cut Year 2021 Result 4.4 kgs
Micron Test Year 2021 Result 15.8 micron
Yield Year 2021 Result 68 %
Shedding Breed Contact
No known contact with shedding breeds
Skin Comment BRIGHT HEALTHY PINK SKIN. WELL NOURISHED AND FRESH / GREASY TO THE TOUCH
Wool Comment WELL DEFINED FINE CRIMP. NOURISHED STAPLE. OBSERVED 6 HEAD WITH ODD BATHURST BURR ON BACK & NECKS.
Vendor Bred Yes
Bloodlines HAZELDEAN BLOOD FLOCK WITH A RECENT INFUSION OF GRASSY CREEK BLOOD.
Grazing Conditions RUNNING ON HIGHLY IMPROVED PASTURES OF LUCERNE, RYGRASS AND CLOVERS WITH ACCESS TO FEEDERS WITH A TRITICALE/OATS MIX. THIS HAS BEEN THE RATION FOR 8 WEEKS.
Returned to: SIMILAR PADDOCK WITH FEEDERS.
Vendor Comments THESE WETHERS HAVE BEEN INSPECTED, TURNED AND PAIRED AS REQUIRED, AND ALL HAVE BEEN FOOT BATHED. PLEASE NOTE 840 BROTHERS SEPERATELY LISTED ON AGISTMENT AT COWRA ARE PART OF THE 1800 LISTED FOR SALE TODAY.

Delivery

Delivery Period 08/12/2021 to 14/12/2021 (7 days)
Delivery Point WILLOW BEND STATION IS LOCATED 45KM SOUTH OF COWRA OR 48KM NORTH OF BOOROWA
Agent Contact Damien Stephenson
Mobile 0409 426 601
Trucking Access ALL COMBINATIONS BUT WEATHER PERMITTING
Delivery Comments 24 HOURS NOTICE REQUIRED. STOCK ARE LOCATED CLOSE TO YARDS SO CAN BE YARDED QUICKLY. WE PREFER NOTICE TO ENSURE A MINIMUM 16 - 18 HOUR CURFEW FOR APPROPRIATE STRESS FREE AND CLEAN TRANSPORT
Trading Terms 7 DAY SETTLEMENT TERMS T.A.P. SETTLING ACCOUNT THROUGH AN APPROVED APLA AGENCY. PRIVATE PURCHASERS WILL INCUR EFT FUNDS PRIOR TO LOADING STOCK ON THE DELIVERED NUMBERS. LIVESTOCK REMAIN THE PROPERTY OF WBS UNTIL PAYMENT HAS BEEN SECURED.
Movement Restrict. None provided. [Please note: It is the responsibility of the Purchaser to satisfy all state compliances in regard to the movement of this lot.]
Sale Types $/Head
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Damien Stephenson Assessor & Delivery Agent